Croatia beat Russian Federation on penalties to set up England semi-final

While he has only scored once at the World Cup this year, Mario Mandzukic has been a key member of Croatia's starting XI - his work in attack and defence setting the tone for the Balkan nation. Luka Modric won the man of the match award for the ... More..

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Leader of Japan Doomsday Cult Executed
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Leader of Japan Doomsday Cult Executed

The leader of the Japanese Aum Shinrikyo doomsday cult and mastermind of the country's worst ever terrorist attack has been executed at a Tokyo jail. Shizue Takahashi, whose subway worker husband was ...More..

Deadly Klamathon Fire Grows to 8,000 Acres in Northern California
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Deadly Klamathon Fire Grows to 8,000 Acres in Northern California

No number has been given at this time for the number of structures destroyed. Farther north in Oregon, authorities urged hikers and other outdoors enthusiasts to avoid forested areas near the Oregon-Californi...More..

EPA interim chief lobbied for company seeking EPA contracts
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

EPA interim chief lobbied for company seeking EPA contracts

All told , Pruitt left EPA having faced more than a dozen inquiries or reviews into his practices at the agency, including his first-class plane travel, a room that he rented from a lobbyist at $50 per night...More..

The Intrepid Therese Patricia Okoumou: I Went As High As I Could
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

The Intrepid Therese Patricia Okoumou: I Went As High As I Could

Okoumou , who emigrated from Congo in 1994, was protesting the Trump administration's so-called zero tolerance policy and the separation of children at the U.S. Walker later said she was involved but others...More..

Scuffles as Israel readies to demolish village in West Bank
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Scuffles as Israel readies to demolish village in West Bank

The school is in area that the Israeli army's Civil Administration turned into a closed military zone. "We wanted to show our solidarity to this village which is threatened with destruction, for reasons both ...More..

Klamathon Fire burns into Hornbrook, California, closes I-5
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Klamathon Fire burns into Hornbrook, California, closes I-5

Authorities said more than 350 acres had been burned and that hundreds had been evacuated. The Jackson County Search and Rescue officials are urging hikers and outdoor enthusiasts to avoid forested areas near...More..

Details confirm the meeting of Trump and Queen Elizabeth
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Details confirm the meeting of Trump and Queen Elizabeth

Its flight coincides with a "Stop Trump " march in central London . So when Trump visits the United Kingdom on Friday the 13th of July this year, we want to make sure he knows that all of Britain is looking d...More..

Sellers Ask If Trade Tariffs Will Impact eBay and Amazon
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Sellers Ask If Trade Tariffs Will Impact eBay and Amazon

As a countermeasure, China simultaneously introduced 25% duties on goods worth a similar amount, Xinhua agency reported referring to the statement . American officials worry USA industrial leadership wil...More..

Zlatan: 'I'm Swedish and I believe in Sweden against England'
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Zlatan: 'I'm Swedish and I believe in Sweden against England'

Vaila Barsley plays in Sweden for Eskilstuna United and represented England at youth level, although she has gone on to become an worldwide with the Scotland women's team. "That doesn't happen every World Cup...More..

South Syrian rebels agree on surrender deal, Assad takes crossing
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

South Syrian rebels agree on surrender deal, Assad takes crossing

About 60,000 have gathered at the Nassib-Jaber border crossing overlooking Jordan, while thousands more are at the frontier with the Israeli-occupied Golan heights. Friday's agreement came after bombardment of ...More..

Malaysia's Mahathir to visit China over lopsided projects
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Malaysia's Mahathir to visit China over lopsided projects

The suspension came just a day after Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng called for a sharp price reduction in the 688-kilometer (430-mile) East Coast Rail Link after discovering that the project's actual cost is 81 ...More..

Dotcom loses latest extradition case
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Dotcom loses latest extradition case

The court found all of the pathways are available to the United States, and it "has tendered sufficient evidence to support their case on those pathways", the court said in a statement accompanying the de...More..

Trump Administration Asks for More Time to Reunite Families Separated at Border
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Trump Administration Asks for More Time to Reunite Families Separated at Border

The Trump administration will not fully meet a federal judge's deadline to reunite all migrant families separated at the U.S. -Mexico border, and instead is seeking more time in instances where officials ...More..

Cave rescue to start if heavy rains begin
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Cave rescue to start if heavy rains begin

Thailand is holding its breath for the safe return of the group , with heavy rains forecast and fears mounting over the reduced oxygen and high level of water in the cave. The strategically placed canisters a...More..

YouTube stars die in 100-foot waterfall plunge
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

YouTube stars die in 100-foot waterfall plunge

The High on Life collective is well-known for posting artistic pictures and videos across social media and has amassed 500,000 subscribers on YouTube and 1.1 million followers on Instagram . In Septe...More..

Bolton: US has plan to dismantle North Korea nuclear program in year
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Bolton: US has plan to dismantle North Korea nuclear program in year

All Asia in awe. In a Sunday interview with Fox News , President Trump said North Korea is (quote) "very serious" about denuclearization. "It feels like the first time I came here all over again", said H...More..

Trump mocked by author J K Rowling over misspelled tweet
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Trump mocked by author J K Rowling over misspelled tweet

Donald Trump's spelling mistakes in tweets have been quite regular, often leading to widespread confusion and trolling of the President. Trump's original tweet said that he was a good writer and had sold m...More..

Rouhani calls European Union trio package to save nuclear deal 'disappointing'
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Rouhani calls European Union trio package to save nuclear deal 'disappointing'

Washington has warned other countries to end trade and investment in Iran and stop buying its oil by early November or face punitive measures. Araghchi called allegations against the diplomat a "plot aimed at...More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Beryl becomes the first hurricane of the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season

Beryl is an unusually small hurricane, a characteristic that forecasters at the National Hurricane Center say make it hard to measure and predict. The Met Office said Beryl remained a Category 1 hurrican...More..

Jordan waiting for Damascus' permission to supply humanitarian aid to Syria
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Jordan waiting for Damascus' permission to supply humanitarian aid to Syria

Jordan's Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi plans talks on Wednesday with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov about how to implement the broad terms of a settlement in southern Syria after rebels surrender the...More..

Trump likens immigration enforcement to 'liberating a town' in combat
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Trump likens immigration enforcement to 'liberating a town' in combat

Sen. Elizabeth Warren wrote on Facebook that ICE should be replaced "with something that reflects our values". Kamala Harris, D-Calif., said she sees a need to reexamine enforcement. Just 25 percent of like...More..

Scott Pruitt resigns as head of EPA
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Scott Pruitt resigns as head of EPA

Pruitt's departure follows months of negative news reports on his unusually high travel and security expenses , including a $43,000 private phone booth . Chief of staff John Kelly was seemingly obsessed wit...More..

Nawaz Sharif gets 10-year jail in corruption case
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Nawaz Sharif gets 10-year jail in corruption case

After much delay, the accountability court of Islamabad on Friday finally announced the verdict. The court also ordered confiscation of Avenfield apartments in favour of Pakistan. Maryam's husband and PML-N...More..

Fiery Trump Takes Shots at Warren, 'Me Too' Movement
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Fiery Trump Takes Shots at Warren, 'Me Too' Movement

The visit comes less than two weeks after his eldest son, Donald Trump Jr ., campaigned for Rosendale in the city of Billings. Rosendale, who is seeking to deny Tester a third term and give Montana an all-Re...More..

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire after Gaza border infiltration
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire after Gaza border infiltration

The Palestinian leadership, meanwhile, accuses the American administration and Israel of looking at Gaza as a humanitarian rather than a political issue and therefore they have been pushing for an economic solu...More..

Senate Probe Continues to Back Up Intelligence on Trump-Russia
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Senate Probe Continues to Back Up Intelligence on Trump-Russia

The committee's report indicates lawmakers also intend to address questions about an explosive "dossier" of allegations about Trump's alleged Russian Federation ties. Democrats on the House panel sharply disa...More..

The results from Trump's office of immigrant crime are underwhelming
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

The results from Trump's office of immigrant crime are underwhelming

Trump said US border agents need to tell migrants trying to enter the country illegally at the southern USA border with Mexico to stay out without judicial review of their asylum claims, "just as they would if ...More..

Massive Protests In Poland Over Judicial Law
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Massive Protests In Poland Over Judicial Law

Surrounded by hundreds of cheering supporters, Poland's top Supreme Court justice took a defiant stand on the courthouse steps here on Wednesday morning and vowed to keep fighting to protect the Constitution ...More..

Trump to focus on Russia's malign activity
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Trump to focus on Russia's malign activity

A senior administration official on the call confirmed CNN's reporting that Trump will meet alone with Putin to kick off the first official summit between the two leaders and likened it to President Ronald Re...More..